Dollar hovers near 2-decade high as CPI keeps aggressive US rate hikes likely

A man counts US dollar banknotes at an exchange shop in Beirut, Lebanon March 18, 2022. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register TOKYO, May 12 (Reuters) – The US dollar held near a two-decade high on Wednesday after US inflation moderated less than markets had expected, keeping the Federal Reserve … Read more

Razer introduces sleek new Leviathan V2 gaming soundbar

Razer has unveiled the sleek new Leviathan V2 gaming soundbar, which enhances your PC setup in every possible way with a multi-driver PC audio system and subwoofer that includes THX Spatial Audio and Razer Chroma RGB. The Leviathan V2 will surround you with a rich and detailed audio experience, whether you’re playing games or watching … Read more

Proposed language law sends chill through some of Quebec’s hospitals

Quebec Premier Francois Legault is pictured during a news conference after a meeting with Canada’s provincial premieres in Toronto, Ontario, Canada December 2, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register MONTREAL, April 22 (Reuters) – A planned change to French language laws in Quebec could see understaffed hospitals in … Read more

How travel subscriptions could change the industry

Subscription services are expanding to include more and more products; will travel be next on the list? Photo/Pexels Subscriptions have infiltrated almost every consumer sector, from television to tacos. There are even services that help subscribers cancel all their subscriptions. But one industry is particularly lagging behind: travel. That could change. The travel subscription market … Read more

“Costil only asks for one thing: to be able to play, to defend the honor of the Girondins” – Girondins

The calamitous management of the workforce of Bordeaux and in particular that of the goalkeepers still causes a stir with sporting consequences. @ICONSPORT Poisoned Gift Chick Dismissing its international goalkeeper, the most experienced in a race to survive the club in the top flight, is a rare and surprising fact. It is therefore today the … Read more

Bird flu and war in Ukraine drive up egg prices around the world

CHICAGO/PARIS, April 14 (Reuters) – Severe outbreaks of bird flu in the United States and France are tightening global egg supplies and raising prices for the staple as war in Ukraine disrupts shipments to Europe and the Middle East. The higher prices are particularly painful for consumers who rely on eggs as a low-cost source … Read more

Oreo maker, Nestlé and Pepsi face European employee pressure on Russia

NEW YORK/LONDON, April 14 (Reuters) – Oreo maker Mondelez (MDLZ.O)Nestle (NESN.S) and PepsiCo (PEP.O) are facing staff defections in Ukraine and pushbacks from Eastern European workers angered by companies’ decisions to keep some operations in Russia, according to internal company communications reviewed by Reuters and interviews with six workers. Emerging employee activism adds to Ukraine’s … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Oil traders to reduce purchases of Russian oil from May 15 – sources

The view shows freight cars, including oil tanks, in Omsk, Russia, May 1, 2020. REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register LONDON, April 13 (Reuters) – Major global trading houses plan to cut their purchases of crude oil and fuel from state-controlled Russian oil companies as early as May 15, sources said, … Read more

Exclusive: China’s oil champion plots Western retreat amid sanctions fear

Men wearing face masks walk past a China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) sign outside its headquarters in Beijing, China March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register CNOOC prepares to leave Britain, Canada and the United States – sources Beijing worries about growing tensions with the West Production … Read more

Law reduced prison sentence for man linked to Sacramento shooting

article Smiley Martin, February 6, 2022. Source: CDCR SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Suspect arrested in connection with last weekend’s attack mass shooting outside Sacramento bars, he served less than half of his 10-year sentence due to voter-approved changes to state law that reduced the sentence for his felony convictions and gave him given a chance to … Read more